AP’s Raf Wober on Trump-Kim summit: N Koreans ‘will be gobsmacked by images’
How much do ordinary North Koreans know about what’s going on in their name? From Pyongyang, AP’s Raf Wober explains what they’ve been told.
South Korea offer to enter talks with North Korea
South Korea has offered to enter talks with North Korea – after Kim Jong Un indicated he would be open to negotiations. And the reason the nuclear standoff suddenly looks less intractable? Pyongyang wants to take part in the Winter Olympics – which open next month in South Korea. But could it all be an…
Tensions over North Korea’s missiles continue
Talking is not the answer when it comes to North Korea, Donald Trump warned today, claiming the US had been paying what he called ‘extortion money’ to Pyongyang for years.
China tells Trump and Pyongyang to ‘exercise restraint’
China has urged the United States and North Korea to calm down and avoid ramping up tensions.
FactCheck: is North Korea the world’s most repressive country?
Did Kim Jong-un really execute a minister with an anti-aircraft gun? How do we separate fact from fiction with a secretive state like North Korea?